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FINK, Abel King
FINK - Abel King Died January 20, 2015, age 87. He was a loving partner to Jane Pangallo for 18 years and loving father to Mira, Micah and Elias Z. Fink. He also leaves behind five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Abel was born in Long Island, NY. He received a PhD in Education from Columbia University and came to Buffalo in 1958 to become a professor at Buffalo State College. Trained by JL Moreno, founder of psychodrama, he taught courses in that discipline as well as sociodrama and group dynamics. Abel was an active leader in a number of community groups involving psychology, interfaith discussions, literature and peace. A memorial will be scheduled in the spring. For more info call (845) 338-6503.